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Lovers Key State Park

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Address: 8700 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Phone Number: +1 239-463-4588
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Activities: Birdwatching, Hiking, Swimming, Canoeing, Kayaking, Sunbathing
Description: Park is not associated with Bonita Springs Dog Beach. Enjoy swimming...
Park is not associated with Bonita Springs Dog Beach. Enjoy swimming, sunbathing, shelling, fishing, hiking, bicycling, wildlife watching, canoeing/kayaking, geocaching and more. For more information about the park, rentals and programs please visit park website.
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Lover's Key is a lovely walk on a cloudy day. Lots of wildlife to see. All facilities were clean, gift shop was small just as nice.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Lover's Key is a lovely walk on a cloudy day. Lots of wildlife to see. All facilities were clean, gift shop was small just as nice.

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Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW via mobile

Lover's Key Park and beaches are absolutely beautiful. I am a beach snob and I would definitely like to visit there again. Maybe kayak this next time.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We went early morning not long after park had opened. Beach is gorgeous and we enjoyed walking the trails, forgot the jungle formula so we did get bites! Next time we would hire a canoe, it looked like fun. The butterfly garden was lovely and we spotted some gopher tortoises.

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Naples, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This is a lovely state park with more diversity than most. The beach is lovely - walk, bike or take a trolley. There are facilities and beverages available and clean restrooms. Not every site has restrooms; if you are going to walk, bike or run one of the trails there are no facilities. There are designated places for fishing for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

In the season this place can get crowded, the best time to go here is during the week early in the morning or late in the afternoon. At those times it can seem like the place belongs to you. Hint, get beach/water shoes to wear, there are tiny shells in the shallow water that can make it very unpleasant to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

This is my new favorite place! During summer, we always go to Bonita beach, that was until we found Lover's Key. The beach is clean. Beautiful! You can do different things or just lay down and relax. The pictures you take here are awesome!

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I have been coming to this beach since I was a teenager over 40 years ago and have seen it become a beautiful place to bring my family to relax. Yes it is a walk to the beach but once there, you can truly find your own place in the sand. My husband loves to take a couple of fishing... More 

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Estero, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Lovers Key is such a beautiful beach to relax. It is enjoyable to see pure nature undisturbed. Beaches are clean and have areas for food. Family always goes to Lovers Key when they come to visit.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My family spent Father's Day Kayaking at Lover's Key State Park. I had only kayak'ed once before so I was nervous about getting started but they are great about explaining the equipment, their trails & they provide a map. You have use of the kayak for 4 hours with the rental. Single & double kayak's are available as well as... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

This park is well maintained and fantastic. We rented kayaks and explored the estuary. We saw at least 5 manatee, multiple species of birds, and several different types of fish. This park also has walking trails and beautiful beaches that are less crowded and commercialized than the main fort myers beach strip. Perfect place for any kind of group (couples,... More 

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Address: 8700 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Phone Number: +1 239-463-4588
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach

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